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Phytotoxicity of compost treated with lawn herbicides containing 2,4-D, dicamba, and MCPP

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Bugbee, G.J., Saraceno, R.A. Phytotoxicity of compost treated with lawn herbicides containing 2,4-D, dicamba, and MCPP. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 52, 606–611 (1994). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00194150

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Keywords

  • Waste Water
  • Water Management
  • Water Pollution
  • MCPP
  • Dicamba